Category: Xapi

Educational technology, Xapi, SCORM

How xAPI is changing learning as we know it

 

As learning becomes increasingly digitized, the need for a reliable interoperability standard and specification has never been so great. Enter Experience API (xAPI) – the standard that’s quickly occupying the space once held by SCORM. With xAPI, Project TinCan is creating a firm foundation for the future of e-learning. Now, professionals in the fields of HR, L&D and education have the option of capturing previously unthinkable volumes of data, along with highly effective analytics options that firmly connect learning with business outcomes. Let’s look at some of the ways in which this incredible new technology will continue to shake up e-learning in 2019 and beyond.

Xapi, TinCan, SCORM

SCORM vs XAPI

To date it is still the standard for result tracking, but the latest version of SCORM (2004) is already more than a decade old. The world of eLearning has seen a lot of changes since then, from mobile learning to gamification, the world of eLearning is rapidly changing. So the question on everyone’s mind, is SCORM still the only option? The answer: no, we now have XAPI (formerly known as TinCan)

Xapi, SCORM

SCORM 1.2 and SCORM 2004

For many people it can be confusing, but there are actually two versions of SCORM available on the market: SCORM 1.2 and SCORM 2004, but what is the difference? The answer to that question can be found in the three changes that the newest version (2004) brings to the table:

CMI5, Xapi, SCORM, AICC

Tracking and tracing of your Learners results

Looking for an LMS or an authoring tool, but not sure on your options regarding the tracking and tracing of your leaners results? Here is a short overview of the different options that will help you decide what it is you are looking for in your new tool.

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